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Environment and Agriculture

Environment and Agriculture at Curtin seeks to address the important issues facing our planet across the terrestrial and marine landscapes in the areas of biodiversity, climate change and the sustainability of food production.

Environment & Agriculture

Our courses are supported by research-led teaching and delivered by academics with industry experience and the dedication to creating a better world. Within our main areas of research we have significant government collaborations and strong industry links and we create an impact both at a regional, national and international levels.

In the Australian Government’s Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2015 assessment, Curtin University ranked well above world standard for crop and pasture production.

In the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017, Curtin ranked top 100 in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences and Agriculture and Forestry.

Possible careers

  • Agronomist
  • Environmental consultant
  • Environmental scientist
  • Marine Biologist
  • Mine site rehabilitation consultant

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Environment & Agriculture Facilities Tours


Are you a Year 12 student interested in a one-on-one tour of the Environment & Agriculture department at Curtin? Find out more about our staff-led tours at our Bentley campus.

Video: Building 304 - Centre for Crop & Disease Management

Centre for Crop Disease and Management

Building 304 provides custom research facilities dedicated to the Centre for Crop and Disease Management (CCDM). Curtin University’s Vice-Chancellor Professor Deborah Terry acknowledged the importance of this building to the future of science within Western Australia, and the agricultural industry in particular.

Environmental Studies: A Global Perspective

Environmental studies MOOC

Learn the fundamentals of environmental studies as you explore global and local communities and determine solutions to environmental challenges.
Watch the Environmental Studies: A Global Perspective Video.

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